In response to its continued development, US Oral Surgery Management (USOSM) – a specialty management services company that exclusively serves top oral and maxillofacial surgeons – has appointed two new members to its Board of Directors. They are Margaret “Maggie” Anderson of Lifeline Vascular Care and Paul B. Hebert of Advantage Care Physicians of New York (ACPNY). Anderson and Hebert will begin serving on the board, effective immediately.
“The strength of our Board of Directors and corporate governance are critical to our strategic direction. We felt it was important at this stage of our company’s development to add and strengthen our Board of Directors,” said Richard Hall, President and CEO of USOSM. “Maggie brings deep experience and an exceptional track record in scaling large, multi-unit healthcare enterprises. Paul brings extensive experience in financial management, as well as a broad understanding of the payer landscape. Both will be great additions to our board.
Hall also sits on the board of directors, along with Oak Hill Capital Principal Peter B. Armstrong, Oak Hill Capital Managing Partner Brian N. Cherry, Oak Hill Partner Micah D. Meisel, Dr. Thomas S. Weil of Austin Oral Surgery and Dr. Vincent J. Perciaccante of Southern Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. All eight board members are like-minded – committed to maintaining the highest levels of clinical excellence for all USOSM partner practices, while improving financial and operational performance for all.
“When you look at my background and what I have done in healthcare, this is the perfect fit to help USOSM continue to grow. It’s almost as if my career path has brought me here. Everything falls into place, so as a team, we can get the USOSM where it wants to go,” notes Hebert. “It’s exciting to be part of a group that is so focused on growth, sees the opportunities and works hard, with integrity, to achieve its goals. There is so much potential in this area, in general, and with the USOSM, in particular. Everyone involved in the USOSM talks about it with passion and that says a lot.
Hébert has over 30 years of experience in operational and financial management for large healthcare organizations and related businesses. He is the Chief Financial Officer of ACPNY, a primary and specialty care practice serving half a million patients in the New York metropolitan area and part of the EmblemHealth family of companies.
At ACPNY, Hebert is responsible for developing and implementing strategic and operational improvements to drive profitable growth, as well as building relationships with clinicians through financial education, transparency and aligning incentives with the organization’s clinical and performance goals. Additionally, he serves as the ACPNY Liaison for EmblemHealth and has led ACPNY practices in their responses to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Prior to ACPNY, Hebert held several leadership positions for UnitedHealth Group, including Senior Vice President of Finance for UnitedHealthcare, CEO of UnitedHealthcare Dental, and Chief Operating Officer of Specialty Benefits for Optum. Hebert has also held several leadership roles at Aetna Inc., including CFO for Small and Midsize Markets, Vice President and Head of Supplier Accreditation and Data Services, Vice President and Head of Office Sarbanes-Oxley Project Management, Vice President and Director. of the internal audit department and responsible for audit operations of the international internal audit department. Hebert earned his bachelor’s degree in accounting from Central Connecticut State University.
Anderson echoes Hebert’s sentiments, saying, “My background in healthcare and private equity and the experiences I had there helped prepare me for this role within the company. ‘USOSM. I’m very excited about the space and this strong management team. They are already very effective and I look forward to helping the USOSM continue to grow.
Anderson has over 25 years of combined experience in the healthcare and private equity industries. Currently, she is the owner and managing partner of Lifeline Vascular Care, a leading healthcare management company seeking to form joint venture relationships with physician partners to acquire existing ambulatory surgery centers or develop new ones. Lifeline was created from Fortune 500 global healthcare delivery company, DaVita, where Anderson served for several years as senior vice president and was responsible for a $1 billion operating group. dollars, in addition to Lifeline.
Prior to DaVita, Anderson was president of Biomet 3i, a global dental implant company. Prior to that, she was chief operating officer at TPG, a private equity fund in San Francisco, where she led the carve-out of Fenwal and the acquisition of Biomet. Additionally, Anderson was a member of the senior team at management consulting firm AlixPartners, where she led operational turnarounds and restructurings.
Anderson was also a director at Caledonia Group, a performance improvement consulting firm serving the private equity industry, and held various leadership positions at GM Powertrain. Anderson received his MBA from Wright State University and his bachelor’s degree from General Motors Engineering & Management Institute.
Based in Irving, Texas, USOSM has partner practices spanning 19 states. A shared services organization, USOSM collaborates with top oral and maxillofacial surgeons to offer a partnership solution for continued and accelerated practice success. USOSM provides operational, marketing and administrative support services, reinvests resources and applies best practices to improve clinical and financial performance and produce more stable and profitable growth for all. For more information, visit https://www.usosm.com/.